Cowgirls end Knights’ season

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By Joel Stevens, Associate Editor

The Sidney girls basketball team built a 24-12 halftime lead en route to a 47-32 Class 1A Region 3 district basketball victory over Fremont-Mill last Tuesday.

The Knights had 20 turnovers to the Cowgirls’ 23 but Sidney held a 43-31 rebounding edge in a cold shooting night for both teams. Fremont-Mills shot just 29.5 percent (13-of-44) from the field and 6-of-15 at the line. The Cowgirls shot slightly better at 36.6 percent (20-of-55).

Jessica Donahue led the Knights with 12 points and nine rebounds. Amy Carlson added nine points.

Aimee Osborne led Sidney with 13 points and 15 rebounds. The Knights finish their season with a record of 10-10